A Summer Night

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The balmy evening of July 12 was ideal for a pondside musicale, featuring popular performers Michael Berkeley on electric keyboard accompanying songstress Maria Hickey. The talented pair put their all into a fast-paced and wide ranging medley of Broadway show tunes and standards for an appreciative audience of 100, mostly residents from nearby towns. 

Noble Horizons is, at every time of the year, a magnet for persons of all ages. The audience members at this event included a centenarian and a baby boy, along with his two older brothers. His parents, relatively new to the area, thought a musical evening at Noble the perfect way for their young family to enjoy a summer evening.

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